Cabelo is a visual artist who lives and works in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Drawing, painting, sculpture, and performance are all means of expression used by the artist who along his career has been strongly influenced by urban aesthetics, choosing to use bold lines and colors and approaching issues of abstract and metaphysical nature.
Cabelo had his works exhibited in solo exhibitions, among which are: A Gentil Carioca (2011), No Jardim dos Jardins Ambulantes, Carpe Diem Arte e Pesquisa, Lisboa (2010) Nas Asas do Escaravelho Verde Ouro, Marília Razuk Galeria de Arte, São Paulo (2008); Imediaçíµes de Monte BascuraCentre D'art Santa Monica, Barcelona (2005). Highlighted group shows include De Perto, De Longe, Liceu de Artes de Ofícios, São Paulo (2008); 26th Bienal Internacional de São Paulo, São Paulo (2004); Violência e Paixão, Museu de Arte Moderna do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro (2003); Cote á Cote, Art Contemporain Du Brazil, CAPC Musée d'Art Contemporain, Bordeaux, France (2001); Cefalópode Heptópode, X Documenta de Kassel, Museum Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany (1997).
Courtesy of A Gentil Carioca